Compare IBM vs BlackBerry BETA

See how working at IBM vs. BlackBerry compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at IBM vs. BlackBerry. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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IBM

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BlackBerry

Employee Ratings

  • IBM scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • BlackBerry scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 70987 reviews)
IBM employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than BlackBerry employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 2266 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
IBM employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than BlackBerry employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
IBM employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than BlackBerry employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
IBM employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than BlackBerry employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
86%
86%Arvind Krishna
IBM employees rated their CEO Approval 30% higher than BlackBerry employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
BlackBerry Ceo John Chen
56%
56%John Chen
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
IBM employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 22% higher than BlackBerry employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
61%
IBM employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 20% higher than BlackBerry employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
41%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, BlackBerry salaries averaged CA$9,428 higher than IBM.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Developer431 Salaries
CA$82,999/yr
Project Manager114 Salaries
CA$91,408/yr
IT Specialist146 Salaries
CA$68,600/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Developer211 Salaries
CA$93,057/yr
Project Manager50 Salaries
CA$95,274/yr
Systems Administrator14 Salaries
CA$82,959/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at BlackBerry.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Blackberry" was the most mentioned Con at BlackBerry.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2650 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2536 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 192 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 157 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 786 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 708 reviews)
Cons
"Blackberry"(in 130 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 64 reviews)
Featured Review
"working with IBM"Aug 30, 2021

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at IBM full-time for more than a year

Pros

Lot of projects and good career opportunities

Cons

Can't find any cons right now

"Good"Oct 15, 2021

Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

I worked at BlackBerry for less than a year

Pros

A lot. It is a great place to work.

Cons

None. I can not think of any.

Job Postings

IBM has 17,419 more recently posted open jobs than BlackBerry.